46 episodes

A podcast about cults.

Zealot Jo Thornely

    • Comedy
    • 4.8 • 172 Ratings

A podcast about cults.

    Zealot 47: Donald Trump with Matt Bevan

    Zealot 47: Donald Trump with Matt Bevan

    Jo Thornely talks to Matt Bevan about a guy who shares a load of characteristics with cult leaders, if he could only just get organised: Donald Trump.

    • 55 min
    Zealot 46: Keith Ham with Josh Dean

    Zealot 46: Keith Ham with Josh Dean

    Jo Thornely talks to Josh Dean about a guy who did more damage to the Hare Krishna reputation than repetitive airport chanting: Keith Ham.

    • 55 min
    Zealot 45: Doc Antle with Paul Verhoeven

    Zealot 45: Doc Antle with Paul Verhoeven

    Jo Thornely talks to Paul Verhoeven about a man who made everyone who watched Tiger King say hmmmm: Doc Antle.

    • 59 min
    Zealot 44: Lawrence Ray with Rhys Nicholson

    Zealot 44: Lawrence Ray with Rhys Nicholson

    Jo Thornely talks to Rhys Nicholson about a man who made a college dorm look even more like a cult than usual: Lawrence Ray.

    • 1 hr 14 min
    Zealot 43: The Buddhafield with Marieke Hardy

    Zealot 43: The Buddhafield with Marieke Hardy

    Jo Thornely talks to Marieke Hardy about a cult led by a man skilled in the arts of manipulation, push-ups, and Speedo-wearing: The Buddhafield.

    • 57 min
    Zealot 42: Camp David with Cal Wilson

    Zealot 42: Camp David with Cal Wilson

    Jo Thornely talks to Cal Wilson about a Kiwi cult that she visited as a child, remembering the headscarves and gardening, but not the huge cache of weapons: Camp David.

    • 53 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
172 Ratings

172 Ratings

bimodal_rainbow ,

Love the podcast

So funny and informative. I think my personal fav jingles are take me you to your compound and random facts.

Nimbocrux ,

Binge it like Beckham!

...we should put that an a T-shirt...

TurnsBeth ,

Is zealot a cult?

It definitely has a charismatic leader and my family and friends tell it’s unhealthy to binge listen to years of zealot but I ignore them, I would move to the compound if Jo told me to! Just discovered zealot and I’m obsessed. Needs more yoga..

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